Physician - Nevada Southern Detention Center

 

Qualifications & Responsibilities:

Provide direction and leadership for the medical program in collaboration with the Health Services Administrator.

Provide a variety of professional medical services to inmates to include administering examinations, diagnosing medical and other problems, prescribing medications and providing treatment and follow-up care.

Provide direction and leadership for the medical program in collaboration with the Health Services Administrator.

Monitor and review operations and standards of care delivered to inmates.

Make clinic rounds

Participate in treatment team meetings where individual health plans of inmates are devised, reviewed and altered.

Closely monitor all potential catastrophic illnesses.

Accept on-call status.

Successful candidate must have an active medical license in state of Nevada.  Family Medicine, General Medicine or Emergency Medicine background preferred.  Must have active DEA license.

 

About the Facility:

Nevada Southern Detention Center is in Pahrump, NV, approximately 60 miles outside of Las Vegas. 

Nevada Southern Detention Center is a US Marshalls facility that houses male and female inmates. The facility has a 24-hour clinic that has a medical department with provider coverage during the day, dental department and mental health department.